Rogelio Plasencia

Rogelio Plasencia

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Rogelio Plasencia (he/him) joined The Metropolitan Museum of Art in 2018 as the manager of The Apollo Circle young patrons program, and as of 2020 also serves as Development Officer for The Met’s curatorial “Friends” groups.

Before joining The Met, Rogelio was the Director of Membership for The Phillips Collection and oversaw the growth of their Membership and young patron program. He began his career in fundraising at the American Museum of Natural History, and has worked at various cultural institutions between New York and D.C., including El Museo del Barrio and The Smithsonian Institution.

Rogelio earned his BS from the Leonard N. Stern School of Business at NYU with a major in Marketing, and minors in Art History and Latin American Studies.